News & Events

Latest news from ADVANCED Motion Controls including:

  • Our latest product announcements and releases
  • Trade shows and events where we are participating
  • Other company news


Join us at ATX West / MD&M 2019!

For our first show of 2019, we will be returning to ATX West / MD&M in February. Visit our booth at the largest automation show on the West Coast!


Happy Thanksgiving from ADVANCED Motion Controls!

From all of us at ADVANCED Motion Controls, we’d like to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! We had a wonderful company Thanksgiving celebration on Tuesday. The cafeteria was packed with great employees just as their bellies were packed with great food. We are thankful for another terrific year of business and the many more to


Join us at SPS IPC Drives 2018!

In November we will be exhibiting at the SPS IPC Drives show in Nuremberg Germany. From the 2th to 29th, you can find us in Booth 1-636.


Best in Breed Solution | Endless Options for Motion Controls

When searching for components for your motion control application, don’t settle for a packaged solution that doesn’t offer the customization and modularity  that you require. Choose the best components for your application with a “best in breed” solution. What does best in breed mean? There are two schools of thought for purchasing motion control equipment.


Join us at RoboBusiness 2018

Every year RoboBusiness attracts the leaders in the robotics industry in one place, making this the preeminent robotics event that continues to leave a profound impact on how the world perceives and uses robots. This year when you walk onto the show floor at RoboBusiness, ADVANCED Motion Controls will be the first booth that you


Happy 4th of July from ADVANCED Motion Controls!

From everyone at the ADVANCED Motion Controls team, happy Fourth of July! ADVANCED Motion Controls was founded in 1987 on a kitchen table in Van Nuys, California. We started out with one simple goal: to be the best servo drive company in the world. Not the biggest, but the best. Now with over 86,000 square


DriveWare® 7.4.2 Released with Stepper Motor Support

DriveWare 7.4.2

Today, we at ADVANCED Motion Controls are excited to announce our latest release of DriveWare®, version 7.4.2. About DriveWare® DriveWare® is our free software tool that allows users to set drive limits, tune the control loops, configure various types of feedback, auto-commutate, analyze signals over a built-in multi-channel oscilloscope, and more. Because of it’s powerful


What are Servo Drives for AGVs? Top 5 Benefits

servo drives for agvs

Automated guided vehicles are quickly becoming a staple of the automated industrial facility. Find out how servo drives for AGVs can meet these complex requirements and scale production to meet additional challenges in the future.


What are PCB Mount Servo Drives? Top 6 Benefits

Imagine being able to achieve the same amount of power output and performance from your servo powered device, at a fraction of the cost. Just as PC manufacturers have created smaller computer chips each year with faster speeds, so too has the printed circuit board (PCB) mounted servo drive been able to offer the same performance as panel mount servo drives at a fraction of the cost and size.


What is a Servo Drive? Top Benefits for Motion Control Applications

Servomechanisms are automated control systems used in everything from CNC machines, robotics, factory automation and more. Servo systems offer greater reliability and precision. The reason? They use position feedback to account for errors and system disturbances unlike open loop systems.